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  • Mt Zion Elementary School
  • 725 W Main St, Mount Zion
  • Mt Zion CUSD 3
  • Grades: 2 - 3 · Students: 353
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Mt Zion Intermediate School
  • 310 S Henderson St, Mount Zion
  • Mt Zion CUSD 3
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 545
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Mt Zion High School
  • 305 S Henderson St, Mount Zion
  • Mt Zion CUSD 3
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 712
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
  • Mt Zion Jr High School
  • 315 S Henderson St, Mount Zion
  • Mt Zion CUSD 3
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 426
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
  • Mcgaughey Elementary School
  • 1320 W Main St, Mount Zion
  • Mt Zion CUSD 3
  • Grades: PK - 1 · Students: 405
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1

Mount Zion school information

IndexMount ZionIllinoisNational
Average Test Scores41%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio23:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schoolsn/a1,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Mount Zion, IL educational system consists of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Mount Zion public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 31% higher than than the Illinois average and 16% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Mount Zion public schools is 23:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 93.3% of students have completed 8th grade, 91.3% have completed high school, 35.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Mount Zion

IndexMount ZionIllinoisNational
Completed 8th grade93.3%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school91.3%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college66.7%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree40.9%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors35.6%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters15.8%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.2%1.3%

Mount Zion, IL School Districts

Mount Zion Community Unit School District 3

There are a total of 5 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Mount Zion. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Mount Zion, IL schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 23:1. In Mount Zion, IL, an average of 93.3% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 91.3% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Mount Zion schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Mount Zion, IL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Niantic, IL53047%4%
Harristown, IL1,24040%20%
Cerro Gordo, IL1,40438%22%
Moweaqua, IL1,87438%22%
Sullivan, IL4,67530%39%
Mount Zion, IL5,89441%16%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Central City, KY5,89550%1%
Marion, VA5,89177%57%
Crafton, PA5,89962%26%
Norwood, PA5,90052%6%
Cherryville, NC5,90142%14%
Mount Zion, IL5,89441%16%
Source: The Mount Zion, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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